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I have an External HDD Hitachi XL1000. I use it on Debian Wheezy and Windows 7, both worked perfectly. After backing up my files to format Win7 PC, the HD don't work anymore.

When I plug in the power and USB, the LED turns on but doesn't flash (as usual) and the drive is not recognized. When plugged on Debian lsusb don't show anything.

I can hear the disks spinning up, but nothing happens. Anyone has any solution?

I recorded a video with the problem: http://youtu.be/Me4Mo8j2oQM

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What exactly does "don't work" mean? –  Dave Jan 9 '13 at 9:38
Does anything appear on dmesg when you plug the HD? –  Renan Jan 11 '13 at 1:20
@DaveRook I can't access it. OS don't recognize it –  Guilherme Carlos Apr 1 '13 at 22:47
@renan nothing appears when I plug-in/plug-out HDD –  Guilherme Carlos Apr 1 '13 at 22:48
Is your PC set to any power saving mode ? Are you sure USB cable works? Can you connect to another computer? –  Dave Apr 2 '13 at 6:52

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